Detail

Title ID 8987Collection ID561
Title[Military Action]
Date[ca. 1930s]
CollectionLockwood Family
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionActuality/Factual
ThemeWartime And Military
KeywordsArmed Forces Men Passenger Vehicles Uniforms
Location
LocalGuildford (?)
RegionalSurrey
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionLockwood Family
CameraKenneth Lockwood
Format16mm Black & White Silent
Duration00:02:17:00
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

This edited film shows a drill or demonstration with guns and ammunition by the Queen's Royal (West) Surrey Regiment at their barracks (Stoughton) or field station (?). The soldiers have group photographs taken and are seen socialising in between shots. A military passenger vehicle is filmed leaving and passes a church and other buildings along the route to another location.